Marc Ladreit de Lacharriere

About Marc Ladreit de Lacharriere

Birth Day: November 06, 1940
Birth Place: Paris, France, France
Alma mater: École nationale d'administration
Occupation: Businessman

Marc Ladreit de Lacharriere

Marc Ladreit de Lacharriere was born on November 06, 1940 in Paris, France, France. Marc Ladreit de Lacharriere is chief executive and chairman of $1.2 billion (sales) Fimalac, the parent company of Fitch Ratings, the world's third largest ratings agency, which operates in over 50 countries. Ladreit de Lacharriere founded Fimalac in 1991 and purchased Fitch Ratings in 1998. In 2014 Fitch Ratings received $1.97 billion from media firm Hearst to increase its stake in the company to 80%. As a firm, Fimalac has diversified into French digital media and local production companies specializing in theater through minority stakes in various firms. Ladreit de Lacharriere attended the prestigious Ecole Nationale d'Administration then joined Banque Indosuez. He eventually landed at L'Oreal, where he worked for 15 years, becoming executive vice president of finance (he still maintains a small stake in L'Oreal and sits on its board). A theater buff, Ladreit de Lacharriere purchased four large theaters and helped finance the renovation of the Theater du Rond Point in Paris. Ladreit de Lacharriere is president of the Fondation Culture et Diversité, which he founded in 2006 with his wife and daughter.
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Popular As Marc Ladreit de Lacharriere
Occupation Finance
Age 82 years old
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Born November 06, 1940 (Paris, France, France)
Birthday November 06
Town/City Paris, France, France
Nationality France

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Marc Ladreit de Lacharrière was born on November 6, 1940 in Nice. From 1968 to 1970, he attended the École nationale d'administration.


In 1961, he started a teen magazine and sold it off a few years later. He then worked for Suez, Masson, and Valeurs Actuelles. He worked for L'Oréal for fifteen years, and was its CEO for a while. He served as the Chairman of Duff & Phelps. He is a member of the Board of Directors of Renault, L'Oréal, Groupe Casino, Gilbert Coullier Productions, Cassina, and Canal Plus. He is Honorary Chairman of the Comité national des conseillers du commerce extérieur de la France (French National Committee of Foreign Trade Advisors), and a member of the Consultative Committee of Banque de France. He is a former member of the Steering Committee of the Bilderberg Group.


He sits on the Board of the American Friends of the Louvre. He helped renovate the Théâtre du Rond-Point in Paris. He is a former Vice-Chairman of Fondation Agir Contre l'Exclusion (FACE), which he co-founded with Martine Aubry. He is also a member of the Fondation Culture et Diversité, Conseil artistique des musées nationaux, Fondation Bettencourt Schueller, Fondation nationale des sciences politiques, Musée des arts décoratifs, the Société des Amis du Musée du quai Branly. In 2006, he was elected to the Académie des Beaux-Arts. In August 2010, he was named Goodwill Ambassador for the UNESCO. He is the President of the Revue des deux Mondes.


On the Forbes 2016 list of the world's billionaires, he was ranked #722 with a net worth of US$2.4 billion.

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